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12 Books That Changed My Life // From The Happiness of Pursuit and The Art of Asking, to His Dark Materials, and The Ocean at the End of the Lane. Fiction and non-fiction of every kind, books have shaped my life from the moment I could read. I'm sharing y

12 Books That Changed My Life

12 Books That Changed My Life // From The Happiness of Pursuit and The Art of Asking, to His Dark Materials, and The Ocean at the End of the Lane. Fiction and non-fiction of every kind, books have shaped my life from the moment I could read. I'm sharing y

The Book of Wanderings: A Mother-Daughter Pilgrimage by Kimberly Meyer via @AOL_Lifestyle Read more: https://www.aol.com/article/lifestyle/2017/05/06/11-books-all-mother-and-daughter-duos-should-read/22071476/?a_dgi=aolshare_pinterest#fullscreen

The Book of Wanderings: A Mother-Daughter Pilgrimage by Kimberly Meyer via @AOL_Lifestyle Read more: https://www.aol.com/article/lifestyle/2017/05/06/11-books-all-mother-and-daughter-duos-should-read/22071476/?a_dgi=aolshare_pinterest#fullscreen

A Long Way Home: A Memoir by Saroo Brierley https://smile.amazon.com // recommended by Allison from WNU.

A Long Way Home: A Memoir by Saroo Brierley https://smile.amazon.com // recommended by Allison from WNU.

The Hundred-Foot Journey -- good descriptive story of a young man from Mumbai, France and finding his destiny. And some of the native dishes ....makes you hungry.

Books We Love For Moms We Love: 10 Books for Mother's Day

The Hundred-Foot Journey -- good descriptive story of a young man from Mumbai, France and finding his destiny. And some of the native dishes ....makes you hungry.

Personally my favorite book of all time. Autobiography of a young 17 year old English bride. Wonderfully romantic story of the life of tea plantation owners in India during both World Wars.

Personally my favorite book of all time. Autobiography of a young 17 year old English bride. Wonderfully romantic story of the life of tea plantation owners in India during both World Wars.

The Mistress Of Spices by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni. Fiction | Magical Realism | Cultural | India #womensfiction #fiction #women

The Mistress Of Spices by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni. Fiction | Magical Realism | Cultural | India #womensfiction #fiction #women

Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo. Katherine Boo lived in the slums of India to capture the stories of the people struggling to survive there.

Cher is back on the charts with ‘Woman’s World’

Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo. Katherine Boo lived in the slums of India to capture the stories of the people struggling to survive there.

Ever wonder what it's like to purchase, drive, and sell a car in Africa?

How We Drove Across Africa for $300

Ever wonder what it's like to purchase, drive, and sell a car in Africa?

In 1912, the SS Birmingham approaches India. On board is Morgan Forster, novelist and man of letters, who is embarking on a journey of discovery. This book evokes the life and work of EM Forster, his travels to India, and the freedom and inspiration he found there.

In 1912, the SS Birmingham approaches India. On board is Morgan Forster, novelist and man of letters, who is embarking on a journey of discovery. This book evokes the life and work of EM Forster, his travels to India, and the freedom and inspiration he found there.

From Slave Ship to Harvard: Yarrow Mamout and the History of an African American Family by James H. Johnston. $25.67. Author: James H. Johnston. Publisher: Fordham University Press (May 14, 2012). Publication: May 14, 2012. 288 pages

From Slave Ship to Harvard: Yarrow Mamout and the History of an African American Family by James H. Johnston. $25.67. Author: James H. Johnston. Publisher: Fordham University Press (May 14, 2012). Publication: May 14, 2012. 288 pages

Chinua Achebe

Is Things Fall Apart one of the All-TIME 100 Best Novels?

Mary Gaunt (1872-1942), novelist and travel writer, is the most famous Australian lady traveler. She swung her way through the Gold Coast of Africa in a hammock, carried by native men. Her particular interest was describing the domestic life and social customs of the African peoples she encountered. Like Mary Kingsley, she was critical of missionary methods and of pre-War British imperialist attitudes.

Mary Gaunt (1872-1942), novelist and travel writer, is the most famous Australian lady traveler. She swung her way through the Gold Coast of Africa in a hammock, carried by native men. Her particular interest was describing the domestic life and social customs of the African peoples she encountered. Like Mary Kingsley, she was critical of missionary methods and of pre-War British imperialist attitudes.

Books that will change your life

25 Books on Travel That Will Change Your Life